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CABLE COMPANIES DIVE INTO VIDEO GAMING

September 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Cable-TV settop boxes may soon become video-game devices, according to a report by Bloomberg News. Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Verizon and AT&T are all reportedly in talks with data streaming specialists to bring streaming game technology to subscribers. Tests could begin as early as next year. Online game streaming has been around for a while […]

DISNEY, UNABLE TO MOUNT POPULAR GAMES, SLASHES GAME UNIT

January 26, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Despite their enormous financial and content resources, movie studios have traditionally encountered rough seas in launching video games, often beaten by small, upstart companies. The Walt Disney Co. — which seemingly ought to be able to convert its popular animated titles to appealing games — has annually lost hundreds of millions of dollars on the […]